Published in TB and Outbreaks Week, August 29th, 2000
Little attention has been paid to the potential of international travelers to reintroduce tuberculosis into countries where the disease has become rare.
Frank Cobelens and colleagues quantified the risk of Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection in 656 Dutch citizens who were about to visit an area of high tuberculosis prevalence (e.g. Sub-Saharan Africa, Central America, or southeast Asia - where...
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